In 2010 the OECD published a list of 4 trends that were shaping education around the world. Globalisation The Future of the Nation State Arew Cities the New Countries Family Matters A Brave New World Each of these trends is having an effect on my own teaching but for the purposes of brevity I would … Continue reading GVI’s and Trends in Education
I have been in contact with EA Sports with regard to using SimCity4 in my Geography year 12 class. I just needed to work out licensing and purchase issues really. I wanted to know if I needed lots of copies of the game or a site license. So I spoke to a very helpful advisor … Continue reading Gamification 2!
I have been completing MindLab. The course is offered through Unitec here in NZ and runs through distance and blended learning. The focus is on developing digital and collaborative tools to create better experiences for students in NZ schools. My own focus has been my teaching of Social Studies and Geography. Recently I have been … Continue reading GVIs and GIS